cigala

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin *cicāla, from Latin cicāda

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Noun[edit]

cigala f (plural cigales)

  1. cicada
  2. (vulgar) cock, penis
  3. The Mediterranean slipper lobster (Scyllarides latus), an edible crustacean.
  4. (Valencia) Norway lobster
    Synonym: escamarlà

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Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan (compare Catalan cigala), from Vulgar Latin *cicāla (compare Italian cicala), from Latin cicāda.

Noun[edit]

cigala f (plural cigalas)

  1. cicada

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *cicāla, from Latin cicāda. Cognate with English cicada.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θiˈɡala/, [θiˈɣ̞a.la]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /siˈɡala/, [siˈɣ̞a.la]

Noun[edit]

cigala f (plural cigalas)

  1. Norway lobster (Nephrops norvegicus)

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